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Module 12 Pre Quiz Pharm 1. When developing a care plan for a client with Parkinson’s disease, the nurse would identify which of the following nursing diagnoses as the highest priority? Risk for injury and falls related to lack of communication in movements 2. The client with Parkinson’s disease who is prescribed carbidopa to be used in combination with levodopa asks the nurse why this has been prescribed. The nurse’s best response would be: The carbidopa prevents levodopa breakdown, so you’ll need less levodopa 3. After being diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease, which of the following responses made to the nurse by the client would indicate a basic understanding of Parkinson’s disease? I have too much acetylcholine in my brain 4. When teaching clients taking levodopa alone, the nurse should instruct them not to take vitamin supplements containing: Pyridoxine (B6) 5. A client is prescribed a monoamine oxidase inhibitor for the treatment of his Parkinson’s disease. The nurse anticipates that this drug is Selegiline 6. When preparing to administer apomorphine, the nurse collects appropriate equipment consisting of: A 25 guage 5/8 inch needle on a 1 mL syringe 7. When caring for the client with Parkinson’s disease, the nurse’s assessment of the client is influenced by an understanding that these clients:
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  • Summer '16
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  • Calculus, Neurotransmitter, levodopa

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